Out of the entire primary box-office hits that Smith made in his profession, it was once in truth considered one of his greatest flops that reportedly made him essentially the most cash.
“Males In Black 3” in the long run covered Smith’s wallet with $100 million in performance-based pay — greater than any actor has made on a unmarried movie ever, in accordance to Industry Insider. The main guy had a deal in position that allowed him to earn a proportion of the movie’s overall international gross, which wound up being $624 million regardless of a gloomy appearing on the U.S. field workplace, as famous via The Hollywood Reporter.
Smith is fortunate he did not agree to take a proportion of simply the home income from “Males In Black 3.” The movie did not even come that shut to matching its $215 million funds (by means of The Numbers), making best $179 million within the U.S, which was once significantly not up to the studio anticipated to rake in. Fortunately for Smith, the movie became out to be a success out of the country. His subsequent best payday is ready to come later this 12 months with the discharge of “King Richard.” According to Selection, Smith was once reportedly paid $40 million to play the position of Richard Williams, father to tennis greats Venus and Serena Williams. Smith’s contract is alleged to come with a back-end buyout for the reason that movie is slated to hit theaters and HBO Max on the identical actual time.